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WordPress 2.9.2

WordPress 2.9.2 was released earlier today. You can download it here. This fixes a problem that allows users that are logged in to view trash posts authored by other users.

Thomas Mackenzie alerted us to a problem where logged in users can peek at trashed posts belonging to other authors. If you have untrusted users signed up on your blog and sensitive posts in the trash, you should upgrade to 2.9.2. As always, you can visit the Tools->Upgrade menu to upgrade.

Thomas Mackenzie goes into much greater detail about the problem on his site. Check his site out for more info on why the 2.9.2 release was necessary.

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  • WordPress update are always handy but this update is useful for only those who have their registration open.
    I will wait for latest WordPress 3.0 which have WordPress MU capability.

  • I saw this new update today and checked the new post from WordPress team. realize this update is to resolve the issue with
    multiple author blog and since I have one… I had no choice apart from updating my
    Wordpress version. Thanks for updating us about it.!!

  • Thanks for the Update…Just updated my blog with latest 2.9.2 after taking a clean backup 🙂

  • waiting for wordpress 3.0 😀 i hope its rocking like the rumors 🙂

  • the new version of WordPress is great. I updated the version and every thing is fine.